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Fairy Tale Friday: The Girl and the Cow

The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales

Franz Xaver von Schönwerth

pg. 78-9

ATU 444 Enchanted Prince Disenchanted

(some possible similarities with ATU 440  301 more words

Books

Fairy Tale Friday: The Knight's Sash

The Turnip Princess and Other Newly Discovered Fairy Tales

Franz Xaver von Schönwerth

pg 75-7

ATU 590 The Faithless Mother

(and I think) ATU 554  182 more words

Books

Fairy Tale of the Month: January 2016 Iron Hans

From a Grimms’ edition

A Wild Man

Thalia’s index finger circles in the air above the table of contents as she stares at the ceiling, then stabs down on a title. 608 more words

Fairy Tales

Fairy Tale of the Month: January 2016 Iron Hans

From 15th Century manuscript

A Bit of Smoke

There are only a handful of places I’d rather be than Augustus’ tobacco shop. I am flattered to be a special customer, one who shares his interest in fairy tales and who can offer a valued opinion on his tobacco blends. 542 more words

Fairy Tales

Fairy Tale of the Month: January 2016 Iron Hans

 Wild Man from a bestiary.

Two Men

The comforts of my study await as I return from Augustus’ shop. I sink into my comfy chair, gazing out my bay window overlooking the Magic Forest. 543 more words

Fairy Tales

Day 138: Mirror of the Moon

SUNLIGHT POURED OVER the icy fjord, ripples of glistening silver against the deep darkness of the night. The stars continued to shine on their own, just as the sun did in the daylight. 175 more words

Adbat Writes

Finding Alice

Trapped within walls painted white

maddening the mind, pulling at hair

like a hatter’s dream, without the happy ending.

A rabbit does not show me a secret world… 82 more words

Poetry